Consulting Specialist – Industrial Hygiene & Safety

Citadel is seeking a talented Consulting Specialist to support our growing industrial hygiene (IH) and safety practice in the Southern California market, especially in Orange County.

We are an equal-opportunity, family-oriented firm that takes pride in listening to our clients and partnering with them to provide practical solutions that reduce risk and protect employees.  We support a variety of industries including higher education, construction, property management, healthcare, pharmaceutical manufacturing, and biotechnology.  Come join a consulting firm that puts people first!

Position Summary:

This could be your ideal job if you have 1 to 3 years of experience in EHS consulting or corporate EHS with a focus on IH and Safety and are interested in a fast-paced consulting role.  In this role you will be working either on site at one of our client locations as an extension of their EHS organization and/or working on a variety of IH and safety consulting projects mainly in the Southern California region.

This position reports to the Associate Principal of Industrial Hygiene and Safety.

Major Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Industrial hygiene surveys
  • Moisture/microbial investigations
  • Occupational health and safety surveys/inspections
  • Developing and delivering health and safety training
  • Writing technical reports
  • On-site EHS support


  • 1-3 years of experience in EHS, preferably in industrial hygiene and/or safety
  • Prior experience with IH sampling is required
  • Experience in supporting various types of health and safety assessments
  • Experience in supporting EHS programs either as a consultant or working for a company’s EHS organization
  • Experience in writing technical reports
  • Experience in analyzing and interpreting IH sampling data
  • Experience in supporting construction projects, universities, or industries with laboratory environments is highly desirable


  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to provide consulting support in multiple industrial hygiene and safety service areas (e.g., microbial, IAQ, air sampling for contaminants, written program development, training, etc.)
  • Ability to use IH instruments such as sound level meter, dosimeters, moisture meter, infrared camera, sampling pumps, etc.
  • Ability to work successfully in team-oriented environments
  • Ability to support several projects simultaneously
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office programs

Education Requirements:

  • B.S. degree or higher in Public Health, Occupational Health and Safety, Industrial Hygiene, or related science from an accredited school

Position Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift 20 pounds, work some nights and weekends, and pass a background check to obtain security clearance to client sites
  • Must have a valid driver’s license, a car, and the ability to travel throughout Southern California
  • May occasionally require travel and overnight stays outside of Southern California


  • Candidate working towards CIH is preferred, but not required

Apply for this position by sending your resume/CV to Shannon Mateik at [email protected]

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